Jerusalem

AL condemns Serbia, Kosovo’s opening of embassies in Jerusalem

Sat, 05 Sep 2020 - 08:47 GMT

The Secretary-General of the Arab League Ahmed Aboul Gheit condemned Saturday Kosovo and Serbia’s opening of embassies in occupied Jerusalem.

Abbas hails Egyptian efforts to support Palestinians’ rights

Sun, 02 Feb 2020 - 02:58 GMT

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas hailed the Egyptian efforts, under President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, to support the legitimate rights of the Palestinian people, few days after US President Donald Trump revealed a controversial peace plan for the Middle

Algeria rejects Trump’s plan recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

Thu, 30 Jan 2020 - 11:01 GMT

Unlike many other Arab countries, Algeria voiced rejection of the Middle East peace plan sponsored by US President Donald Trump, which gives Israel the right to have Jerusalem as its capital.

Palestine files complaint with UN over Honduras' opening of diplomatic office in Jerusalem

Thu, 29 Aug 2019 - 12:43 GMT

The ministry condemned the move, saying it is a flagrant violation of the international law and legitimacy resolutions.

Who is the hero Ahmed Abdel Aziz?

Tue, 18 Jun 2019 - 03:05 GMT

In continuation of Egypt Today’s “Who is” series of famous streets in Egypt, Egypt Today shed light on another hero in the Egyptian history.

‘Hona al-Quds’ musical concert to be performed in April

Fri, 29 Mar 2019 - 10:24 GMT

On the 83rd anniversary of establishing Al Quds Radio, a group of young artists is set to perform “Here is Jerusalem”; a musical show inspired by the ancient Radio station.

Unrest at Jerusalem holy site and two Palestinians killed in West Bank

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 - 01:35 GMT

Palestinians threw a fire bomb at an Israeli police post at a site revered by Jews and Muslims in Jerusalem on Tuesday, and Israeli forces shot dead two Palestinians in the occupied West Bank, including one troops said attacked them with a knife.

Arab Foreign Ministers discuss regional threats, challenges

Wed, 06 Mar 2019 - 04:32 GMT

The 151st session of the Council of Arab Foreign Ministers kicked off on Wednesday.

Egypt denies Brazil informed reversing embassy move to Jerusalem

Thu, 24 Jan 2019 - 02:34 GMT

Egypt has worked on pressuring the states that have announced their plans earlier to move their embassies from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

Brazil moving its embassy to Jerusalem matter of 'when, not if' -Netanyahu

Mon, 31 Dec 2018 - 05:30 GMT

Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu said that Brazil's President Bolsonaro told him that it was a matter of "when, not if" he moves his country's embassy to Jerusalem.

Palestinian min. condemns Israeli settlers' raid on Aqsa Mosque

Sun, 23 Dec 2018 - 02:43 GMT

Palestinian official condemned extremist Israeli settlers raid, led by the Knesset member Yehuda Glick, on Al Aqsa Mosque in occupied Jerusalem

Abul Gheit: Australia decision to recognize West Jerusalem "alarming"

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 - 10:03 GMT

Arab League Secretary General Ahmed Abul Gheit said Australia's announcement to recognize West Jerusalem as capital of Israel is "alarming."

Australia recognises West Jerusalem as Israel's capital

Sat, 15 Dec 2018 - 08:58 GMT

Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced on Saturday that his country formally recognizes West Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, reported Sky News channel.

Attacker stabs Israeli forces in Jerusalem's Old City, shot dead

Thu, 13 Dec 2018 - 09:05 GMT

An attacker stabbed two Israeli border police in Jerusalem's Old City before being shot dead on Thursday, police said.

Jerusalem's monastery ownership national issue of Egypt: Coptic Pope

Thu, 25 Oct 2018 - 01:11 GMT

Pope Tawadros II said that the Egyptian leadership is concerned with restoring the ownership of Jerusalem's Deir al-Sultan Monastery to the Coptic Orthodox Church.

Israeli police assault Egyptian monks during a peaceful protest

Wed, 24 Oct 2018 - 03:10 GMT

The monks were protesting because the Israeli government banned them from renovating the church.

Palestinian president urges Trump to rescind Jerusalem, aid decisions

Fri, 28 Sep 2018 - 12:20 GMT

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas called on the United States to reverse its recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital and cuts in aid to the Palestinians.

Reconciliation first step toward Palestinian-Israeli ceasefire: official

Tue, 28 Aug 2018 - 01:39 GMT

The official said that any upcoming measures must be within a political framework rejecting the U.S. approach to peace.

PLO slams Trump statements on Jerusalem

Wed, 22 Aug 2018 - 01:19 GMT

The Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) condemned statements made by US President Donald Trump on Wednesday in Virginia state

Palestinian knife attack kills Israeli in the West Bank, assailant dead

Fri, 27 Jul 2018 - 01:00 GMT

A Palestinian assailant entered an Israeli settlement in the occupied West Bank on Thursday.

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